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David Snouffer

David Snouffer

Male 1823 - 1900  (77 years)

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  • Name David Snouffer  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6
    Born 16 Jan 1823  Frederick Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  [7, 8, 9
    Christened 28 Jul 1823  Frederick, Frederick Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Male 
    AFN 2T6F-80K 
    Military Service Civil War - Union Army; Ohio Infantry 
    Occupation Agriculture - Farmer 
    Died 15 Nov 1900  Franklin Cnty, OH Find all individuals with events at this location  [7, 9
    Buried Dublin Cemetery, Franklin Cnty, OH Find all individuals with events at this location  [9, 10
    Person ID I269  SnoufferCampbell
    Last Modified 16 Mar 2016 

    Father John Schnauffer / Snouffer,   b. 16 Apr 1779, Frederick Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Sep 1823, Frederick Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 44 years) 
    Mother Maria Magdalena Baumgardner / Baumgartner,   b. 21 Apr 1784, Frederick Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 May 1868, Franklin Cnty, OH Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Married Abt 1805  [1, 7, 11
    Family ID F32  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Rebecca Kent,   b. 13 Jul 1830, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jan 1918, Perry Twsp, Franklin Cnty, OH Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Married 8 Oct 1845  Franklin Cnty, OH Find all individuals with events at this location  [7, 12, 13
    Children 
    +1. Mary R. Snouffer,   b. 31 Dec 1846, Franklin Cnty, OH Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Dec 1904  (Age 57 years)
     2. Ira W. Snouffer,   b. 10 Dec 1848, Sharon Twsp, Franklin Cnty, OH Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Jan 1934, Perry Twsp, Franklin Cnty, OH Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)
     3. Charles Edgar Snouffer,   b. Nov 1861, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Jun 1909, Boyne City, Charelvoix Cnty, MI Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 47 years)
    Last Modified 8 Apr 2016 
    Family ID F217  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Headstones
    David Snouffer
    David Snouffer
    Dublin Cemetery (Jul 2004);
    Photo by Wm. C. Snouffer

  • Notes 
    • According to "Maryland, Church Records, 1668-1995" David was born 25 Jul 1823 and christened 28 Jul 1823. FamilySearch, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:F4ZH-6HF His tombstone says 16 Jan 1823.
    • A newspaper article on "The John Snouffer Family Reunion" in The Worthington [OH] News, p. 1 (20 Aug 1925) states that "David Snouffer married Rebecca Kent, he died Nov. 15, 1900, aged nearly 78, his wife then living has since passed away, aged 87 years and 6 months. She died in 1918." See: https://ohiomemory.org/digital/collection/p16007coll97/id/122.
    • The 1850 Ohio census lists "David Snoffer", 30 years old, a farmer, living with his wife Rebecca, 20, and children Mary, 3, and Ira, 1. Rebecca and the children were born in Ohio; David was born in Maryland. 1850 U.S. Census, Perry Twsp, Franklin Cnty, OH (M 432, Roll 680, stamped p. 242B).

      David served in the Union Army during the Civil War, serving in the Ohio Infantry (National Guard), 133d Regiment, Co. E, as a private. See www.civilwar.nps.gov/cwss/soldiers.htm (citing National Archives film 552, roll 101) (accessed 28 Jan 2006). He served along side his nephews John B., John H. and George N. Snouffer. In History of Franklin and Pickaway Counties, Ohio, p. 152 (Williams Bros. Printers: 1880), David is listed as a "musician" attached to Company E.

      The 1870 census lists "Snoffer, David" as a 47-yr old "Farmer," born in Maryland, living with his wife Rebecca and 2 children, Ira and Charles. 1870 U.S. Census, Perry twsp, Franklin Cnty, OH (M 593, Roll 1200, stamped p. 684).

      The 1880 census records David "Snaffer" as 57 yrs old, living with his wife Rebecca and son Charles. 1880 U.S. Census, Perry twsp, Franklin Cnty, OH (T 9, Roll 1015, stamped p. 170).

  • Sources 
    1. [S10] Snuffers|, James L. Wood, Jr., THE SNUFFERS, (BJW Printers; Beckley, WV : 1989), 929.273Sn72., p. 80.

    2. [S987] MD Church Docs, 1668-1995|, Various Maryland Churches, Maryland, Church Records, 1668-1995, (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Salt Lake City, UT; Online database, https://familysearch.org/search/collection/2385204?collectionNameFilter=false).

    3. [S194] RootsWeb WC - McDonald Landaker|, Chester Landaker, "McDonald Landaker Families", (RootsWeb World Connect Project, http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=SHOW&db=:1228152&recno=0 ; Email: cll2jr@aol.com : Jan 2008).

    4. [S37] Ancestry Tree - Mann, James D. Hug, "Mann_2011-12-09", (Ancestry.com, Public Member Tree, Online database, https://www.ancestry.com/family-tree/tree/33020986/listofallpeople/ ).

    5. [S366] Becky Falin|, Rebecca Falin, "Becky Falin's Genealogy Wesbsite", (www.falingenealogy.com ; Email: RebeccaFalin@aol.com).

    6. [S865] Benton Cnty IA Portraits|, Anonymous, Portrait and Biographical Album of Benton County, Iowa, (Chicago, IL; Chapman Bros.: 1887), (pp. 213-214).

    7. [S27] Pheneger, Diane|, Diane & Don Pheneger, "John Snouffer [1779-1823] Family Group" (5 Mar 1979) & Family group and lineage charts : 1979 - 2004 , (431 W. College, Granville, OH 43023; Email: dondi@windstream.net).

    8. [S138] OH Census 1880, Perry twsp|, Ohio, Franklin Cnty, Perry Twsp, 1880 U.S. Census, (The National Archives, Washington, D.C.), p. 170.

    9. [S51] Tombstone - WCS |, Cemetery Memorial Stone , (Personal Inspection by Wm. C. Snouffer).

    10. [S92] John Snouffer|, John Irving Snouffer, "Family History Reports" & Emails: 2000-2011, (John I. Snouffer, 807 Loch Lomond Ln, Worthington, OH 43085; Email: JohnSnouffer@gmail.com ).

    11. [S12] Ott|, Richard H. Ott, Jr., "Ott Genealogy" : Oct 2003, (Richard H. Ott, Jr., 4208 Elsa Terr, Baltimore, MD 21117; DickOtt@aol.com).

    12. [S65] Cem - Dublin, OH|, Dublin Cemetery Tombstone, (Dublin, Franklin Cnty, OH).

    13. [S729] OH Marriages - 2 |, Ohio Marriages, 1800-1958, (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Family History Library, Salt Lake City, UT; Online database at https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/1681001), https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XDN9-6PG.